From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-09-01 21:38:42
"Jonathan Turkanis" <technews_at_[hidden]> writes:
> "David Abrahams" <dave_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
>> "Jonathan Turkanis" <technews_at_[hidden]> writes:
>> > "David Abrahams" <dave_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> >> Have you looked at the new introduction which is linked through
>> >> http://www.boost-consulting.com/boost/libs/preprocessor?
>> > Excellent! I knew it was available but hadn't looked at it yet. I hope it --
>> > something similar -- will be incorporated into the PP docs.
>> The link is incorporated. What more do you want to see?
> Ideally, I'd like to see the contents of Appendix A reproduced, mutatis
> mutandis, as the Introduction to the Preprocessor Library.
> I realize this may not be possible; in that case, I'd like a similar
> overview incorporated directly into the docs.
It's probably possible, but I'm not sure it's a good idea. I'd have
to keep yet another location up-to-date.
> For example, I think it would be a bit odd if the introduction to Boost.Regex
> just consisted of a link to an external article about regular expressions.
?? It's not analogous at all. The article isn't just about PP
metaprogramming in general. It's a focused intro to the PP lib.
Just what you'd want as an intro, no?
> I'm not criticizing the content at all.
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